Triangulum Galaxy (Picture of the Day)

M33: Triangulum Galaxy
Triangulum galaxy (M33) or otherwise known as the Pinwheel Galaxy, is about 3 million light years from our Milky Way Galaxy. It is also a member of the Local Group. This galaxy spans 50,000 light years across and it is third largest galaxy in the Local Group after the Andromeda Galaxy and the Milky Way Galaxy. This galaxy has around 40 billion stars.

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